Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
Manuscripts Bibles with an image for each BookCambridge, Sidney Sussex College, MS 96 (probably Canterbury, c1260-1270)
Old Testament
2 Kings (A.V. II Samuel) The Ark returns to Jerusalem (2 Kings 6-7) David dances before the Ark (2 Kings 6:16)David dances before the Ark - without Michol
2 Paralipomenon (A.V. II Chronicles) Historiated Initials David dancing naked in front of the Ark of the Covenent (not described in this book)
Further details
detail
ARTIST/CREATOR
Canterbury (attributed)
DATE
circa 1260 - circa 1270
LOCATION
Cambridge, Sidney Sussex College → 96, fol. 125v
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Cambridge Collections - Photo: Warburg Institute
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Nigel Morgan, Early Gothic Manuscripts (II), 1250-1285 (A Survey of Manuscripts Illuminated in the British Isles, 4, 2), London 1988, pp. 169-170, no. 168
Acknowledgements
Photographed with kind permission of Master and Fellows of Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge
Contact
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